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Prunus 'Okame'

Common Name(s):
Okame cherry
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Polished reddish brown bark; heat and cold tolerant; a hybrid of P. campanulata and P. incisa; subject to late freeze damage; easy to transplant; rosey pink blooms in early spring; longer flowering period than most cherries

Height:
15-30 ft.
Flower:
Clear, rosey pink blooms in early spring; mildly fragrant
Zones:
6-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; moist, well drained soil but does well in heavy clay
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Upright, arching vase shaped; rounded to oval crown with age
Width:
20-30 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate to rapid
Leaf:
1 to 2.5 in. alternate, simple leaves; bronzy red to bright orange to red fall color
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 2132

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